October 21, 2010 RSS feed / Top News

Wine, food fest raises money for autism

Sample wine and craft beers, and help fight autism.   The second annual Boo’s ‘N’ Brews Food & Wine Festival, organized by Whole Foods to benefit Autism Speaks, is set for 6-10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. More...

Heart Ball names chairman

The 56th annual Palm Beach Heart Ball, to benefit the American Heart Association has announced Lois Pope as chairman of the 2011 event.   The ball, called “A Romance in Paris,” is scheduled for Feb. More...

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Green living in Jupiter

For Kermit the Frog, it wasn’t easy being green.   But New Urban Communities says it’s easy to go green at its Botanica development in Jupiter.   Why?   More...

Florida Weekly designers win state awards

Florida Weekly graphic designers tallied 13 individual awards at the annual Florida Press Association 2009-2010 Display Advertising Contest, including six for first place and this year’s best of show. More...

Pension fund investors look to timber and farmland

MONEY & INVESTING

Pension and other tax-exempt money is so big that a change in their investment allocation has important implications for numerous sectors of the economy. More...

Harpist creates sweet sounds to heal the soul

The audience assembles slowly, fitfully, like sleepwalkers in a clouded dream: eight residents of Clare Bridge of Tequesta, a facility for Alzheimer’s and dementia care. More...

The untold story long-lost treasures of Mel Fisher

TRAVEL

Before Mel Fisher, best known for discovering the 1622 wreck of the Spanish galleon Nuestra Senora de Atocha and its sister ship, the Santa Margarita, died, he sat with me in his favorite bar in Key West and described long-lost treasures he plann More...

Family Fitness Day benefits Junior League

The Junior League of the Palm Beaches will host its first annual Family Fitness Day from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 24 at Downtown at the Gardens. More...

GardensArt presents an oil painting exhibition by Susan Megur

GardensArt, sponsored by the city of Palm Beach Gardens, presents “Faces, Figures & Fantasy,’ an oil painting exhibition by Susan Megur.   More...

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Robb & Stucky gets French accent with The Paris Shoppe

R obb & Stucky Interiors has added a French twist to its stores. The company, which has stores in Palm Beach Gardens and Boca Raton, has added The Paris Shoppe to each of its interior showrooms. More...

Arts & Entertainment News

SLOW BURN HOPES ROCK ‘N’ ROLL CULT FAVORITE WILL PACK THE HOUSE

S LOW BURN THEATRE COMPANY has a lot of lofty reasons for selecting “The Rocky Horror Show” to kick off its second season, but co-artistic director Patrick Fitzwater wants to come clean   about his chief motive.   More...

Collectors treat themselves to Halloween memorabilia

KOVELS: ANTIQUES & COLLECTING

Halloween-related decorations and objects are among today’s most popular collectibles. The idea of Halloween can be traced back to some ancient Celtic and early Irish celebrations. More...

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